The Natural History Museums of Los Angeles County seek an experienced digital production manager to collaborate on and leverage digital engagement across multiple platforms, online and onsite, working closely with multiple departments to strengthen the museum’s online presence and impact in an increasingly competitive digital era.
The Natural History Museums of Los Angeles County—including NHM at Exposition Park, La Brea Tar Pits and museum in mid-Wilshire, and the William S. Hart Museum in Newhall—is committed to innovative digital engagement in realizing our mission of inspiring the wonder, discovery and responsibility for the natural and cultural worlds. The Manager of Digital Production is responsible for managing the implementation of a variety of digital initiatives, in line with the institution’s overarching digital strategy, with the goal of creating accessible, engaging, and relevant experiences for all audiences to augment the onsite presence.
Primary responsibilities include: creating and owning project plans and timelines for digital engagement; evaluating capabilities, workflow, systems, and communications among content creators, creative services designers, and developers in meeting the digital needs of the organization; overseeing cross-departmental digital engagement efforts— including NHMLAC Connects and online publication Naturalist—in alignment with NHMLAC’s strategic framework; establishing governance and best practices around website maintenance, content development and entry (including SEO), and quality assurance; providing ongoing website support and consultation to all departments; overseeing the work of the Digital team, including Lead Web Developer and Junior Web Developer.
We are looking for a professional with at least six years experience in digital production/digital project management (preferably in the museum or educational arena) who thrives in a collaborative, entrepreneurial, and inclusive culture while executing with a sense of urgency. Salary commensurate with experience. Please visit nhm.org/jobs for full job description and online application.